Marc Rugani


  • Economics
  • School

  • School of Arts and Sciences
  • Expertise

  • Ethics
  • Integral Economic Development
  • Languages

  • English, Spanish
  • Marc is a PhD candidate in CUA’s School of Theology and Religious Studies, writing his dissertation on the benefits of understanding integral human development as growth in virtues.  During his doctoral studies, he worked with Dr. Maria Sophia Aguirre as a research assistant to evaluate the integral impact of the Red Nacional de Grupos Gestores in Guatemala. His other recent research has included a justification for a human right to work in the thought of St. Thomas Aquinas and an interpretation of temperance as the virtue of economic desire.

    Marc holds an M.Phil. from The Catholic University of America, an M.T.S. from the University of Notre Dame, and a B.A. from Georgetown University, where he also serves as an adjunct lecturer.